A History of Firestop in the Building & Construction Industry

Posted on 3/21/2017 5:41:26 PM. By Sharron Halpert

This is the first blog from Sharron Halpert in a series this year on fire protection/firestop in the building & construction industry...

  

Imparting Barrier Properties in Flexible Packaging Application: Part 2

Posted on 3/14/2017 3:38:28 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

In an earlier blog HERE, the discussion centered on the fundamentals of barrier properties, how it can be best achieved in a practical an...

  

Let’s Define “Structural Joint” – to Ensure the Integrity of the Joint Design and Bond

Posted on 2/28/2017 7:10:59 PM. By Dan Daley

Let me start by introducing myself and my colleague, James Swope, at the ChemQuest Group, Inc., as new contributors to the ASC Blog. In 2...

  

Insights to the National Institute of Building Sciences - 2017 Building Innovation Conference

Posted on 2/16/2017 5:33:47 PM. By Paul Bertram

As the 2017 year began, the National Institute of Building Science held its annual Building Innovation conference in Washington DC in Jan...

  

Overview of the ASC 2015-2019 Water Based Adhesives in North America MARKET REPORT

Posted on 2/6/2017 4:51:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Water Based Adhesives Report will be the eighth market report that ASC has published over the past 40 months. This repo...

  

A Three Step Process for Automotive Adhesive Selection

Posted on 2/2/2017 3:32:42 PM. By Marc Benevento

Adhesive manufacturers often claim that cars and trucks are not designed with adhesive choices in mind, and that adhesive selection can s...

  

Pressure-sensitive Adhesive Expands Label Functionality

Posted on 1/24/2017 4:20:52 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Pressure-sensitive (P-S) adhesive is literally the “glue” that makes it possible for labels to perform beyond their tradition...

  

Imparting Barrier Properties in Flexible Packaging Applications

Posted on 1/18/2017 3:56:42 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Each layer in multilayer flexible packaging serves unique property for the benefit in its end use application, esp. for improving the she...

  

Greenbuild 2016: COP21, LEED, v4 Materials, Health-focused Design, Red List Free, EPA Standards, EcoLabels

Posted on 11/22/2016 6:26:12 PM. By Paul Bertram

As of this blog, I am headed for Greenbuild 2016 in Los Angeles This should be an interesting conference with LEEDv4 becoming the current...

  

Automotive Adhesives and Sealants Build Brand Equity and Consumer Appeal

Posted on 11/7/2016 6:48:44 PM. By Marc Benevento

Much has been written about how adhesives and sealants help automakers improve the performance, safety, and fuel economy of cars and ligh...